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Yale research team develops wearable clip to detect COVID

Researchers at the Yale School of Public Health have developed a wearable clip that can detect if a person may have been exposed to COVID-19.   The device captures virus-laden aerosols that deposit on a polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) surface, according to a study published earlier this month in the peer-reviewed journal, Environmental Science and Technology Letters.   Krystal Godri Pollitt, […]Read More

FBI warns of new coronavirus email auto-forwarding scam

Criminals taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic are turning to a new email scamming technique. Scammers are exploiting auto-forwarding rules to boost the success rate of so-called Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks, the FBI said in a statement. This allows cybercriminals to better conceal their scamming activities, the FBI said, adding that scammers are doing this as the COVID-19 pandemic […]Read More

Famous equation to determine whether aliens exist now used for

The seven-term Drake equation is used to estimate the number of intelligent civilizations in the Milky Way galaxy. While humanity has yet to find any presence of aliens, the famous mathematical equation is now serving humanity in another manner: estimating the odds of COVID-19 transmission. The equation has been used to inspire a new model, […]Read More

Man builds candy-shooting cannon, robot to keep trick-or-treating alive

This isn’t your father’s trick-or-treating. As the holiday draws closer, people across the country are still asking what Halloween will look like this year. Some areas have discussed canceling events like trick-or-treating, while it appears that others are looking to invent new ways to keep the tradition alive. Luke Keyes still plans on giving out […]Read More

COVID-19 pandemic pushes back NASA’s search for life on Saturn’s

Cue one more thing COVID-19 has messed up. NASA has delayed its upcoming mission to Saturn’s moon, Titan, which could support life, citing budgetary concerns caused by the coronavirus pandemic. In a statement posted to its website, the agency said the launch, originally scheduled to happen in 2026, will now happen in 2027. The later […]Read More